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Benton, KY man arrested after firing shots at woman conducting home visit

James Butler (Source: Kentucky State Police) James Butler (Source: Kentucky State Police)
BENTON, KY (KFVS) -

A Benton, Kentucky man is behind bars after investigators say he fired shots at a woman during a home visit.

According to Senior Trooper Jody Cash, an employee with the Kentucky Department of Community Based Services was conducting a home visit on Abraham Road when a man started firing shots from a long gun.

She was not hurt and called for help.

James Butler, 51 was arrested near the scene.

he faces a felony charge of 1st degree wanton endangerment.

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